17 July 2019

Agile in our work – what does the Client gain? part II.

In the previous part of the article, we described the theory of the Agile methodology when developing the procurement system. The following text refers primarily to the practical usage of Scrum methodology in the development of our platform. What benefits does the customer receive? Does he notice the difference? And above all, how much can he gain from it?
12 July 2019

Agile methodology in the process of delivering the procurement system – how we work?

Agile is a methodology that increasingly appears in the context of project management methods - especially in the IT industry. Why did it arise and where did it come from?
30 January 2019

P2P process automation – a novelty or total obviousness?

Usually, I go straight to the point, but today I will start with a short story, because it made me to write this article. And for those who have not heard about P2P or heard but are willing to organize their knowledge, I decided to describe the entire P2P process and the measurable benefits it brings to the organization.
14 January 2019

Summary of 2018 in NextBuy

The year 2018 is behind us! How will we remember it in NextBuy? First of all, as a period of intense work and dynamic development. We would like to share with you what happened in the past year. Ready? Let’s start!
30 August 2018

How much you can save automating invoice recording and implementing OCR?

Only a few years ago 80% of companies used paper invoices. The next step in the evolution of invoices was introducing workflow systems for purchase invoices, then scanning and electronic archiving. Nowadays workflow systems for purchase invoices or OCRs are basic tools for each company.
2 August 2018

How to deal with organizational issues in procurement teams and keep a cool head?

70% of CPOs who are working with NextBuy team claim that team effectiveness decreases radically due to administrative and operational issues. One of the main procurement challenges is simplifying buyers’ operational work. The thing is that it’s not an easy task as the processes in procurement teams are really complex, the number of the tasks is high and the buyers need to communicate with many parties in many cases.
19 July 2018

How to simplify the Q&A session in the RFx process?

Suppliers aren’t responding, the phone is silent and the whole decision making process is much longer than usually? No feedback and response may really disturb the work of procurement teams or even make it impossible. Are you working in an international company and the holiday peak happens in different months? That definitely won’t make the situation better. But it doesn’t have to be wasted time. Buyers and procurement experts may take advantage of this time effectively and get ready for the next intense months. How?
5 July 2018

How procurement experts can spend summer time effectively?

Suppliers aren’t responding, the phone is silent and the whole decision making process is much longer than usually? No feedback and response may really disturb the work of procurement teams or even make it impossible. Are you working in an international company and the holiday peak happens in different months? That definitely won’t make the situation better. But it doesn’t have to be wasted time. Buyers and procurement experts may take advantage of this time effectively and get ready for the next intense months. How?
7 June 2018

How to build procurement teams and develop the employees working for purchasing departments? See the HR Business Partner suggestions!

How to find potential employees with those competencies? And how to make them stay with us? See what HR Business Partner working for procurement teams suggests!
9 May 2018

How to support a company with no purchasing strategy and how to kick off? [SEE THE INFOGRAPHIC]

You get a task to work on a purchasing strategy for the company. Huge challenge, isn’t it? And it doesn’t necessarily  have to be completed successfully. All depends on how we kick off the project and how the change management is going to be coordinated. How to start and keep a cool head? We have a hint for you!

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